Thursday, September 18, 2014

Celebrate Simple Moments with Cathy

Hi Quick Quote Fans! Cathy here with you today, sharing a layout with the new Dream Big Collection and some fun Want2Scrap embellishments!
 



I had fun creating the bricks with Want2Scrap's Brick Stencil. I used some light weight modeling paste with it. Super fun and it creates interest and texture.

I added a few amber pearls and a fun amber colored pearl pin, all from Want2Scrap!

Quick Quotes Products:
Dream Big Collection

Want2Scrap Products:
Amber Rhinestones
Brick Stencil
Stick Pin
 
Thanks so much to our friends over at Want2Scrap and thank you for stopping on over for a visit today.
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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

September Club Q and Want2Scrap with Thandar

Hello everybody, this is Thandar sharing my creation with the September Club Q contents along with bling and a stencil from our friends at Want2Scrap.

I had alot of fun playing with die cuts and embellishments that come with the kits, They are wonderful mix of texture, colors, ribbons, brads and die cuts.

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The flowers die cuts are just so easy to just ink up for perfect embellishments. Crystal center just add creame on the crop. I had cut out a sentiment from the collection to create this card.

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I hope you enjoy looking at this beautiful card as much as I enjoy making it.

Quick Quotes Products Used
September Club Q Kit
PowderPuff Chalk Inks- Caribbean Blue, Tahiti

Want2Scrap Products Used
Turquoise Rhinestones
Chevron Stencil

Thanks so much for stopping on over today!
~ Thandar
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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

September Club Q and Want2Scrap with Rhonda

Tuesday greetings to you!  It's Rhonda here today to host the blog for you.

My project today features pieces from the September Club Q kits and products from our friends at Want2Scrap!


To start, I inked the edges using Feather Grey PowderPuff Chalk Ink on my background paper included in the kit.  Then, I used the Chevron Stencil from Want2Scrap with Glass Bead Gel to create some texture and interesting background pattern.


I assembled my flowers from the kits and layered them. I've used Blue Lagoon PowderPuff Chalk Ink and Orange Slice on my flowers. They are accented with bling from Want2Scrap. My "Love" chipboard title was inked in Blue Lagoon as well.

The partial circle and flag die cuts were also included in the kit.  I used a piece of the Mardi Gras bling from Want2Scrap to accent my half flower. I love the combination of Want2Scrap and Quick Quotes together!

Quick Quotes Products:
Club Q - September
PowderPuff Chalk Ink: Midnight Confessions, Blue Lagoon, Orange Slice, Feather Grey

Want2Scrap Products:
Chevron Stencil
Beautiful Bling Borders - Mardi Gras
72 Count Turquoise Rhinestones
72 Count Orange Rhinestones
Love Fancy Chipboard - Large

Thanks so much for stopping on over!  Don't forget to leave a comment for your chance to win some yummy prizes!!!
~ Rhonda


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Monday, September 15, 2014

Life is Good with Donna

Hello everyone, Donna Coughlin here to present to you a layout I did using Quick Quotes and Want2scrap products.

It's already the middle of September and I've been thinking about fall with all the orange, yellow and brown leaves that I will have to rake soon! This layout is of my son in law, and two beautiful granddaughters last fall so this was a perfect opportunity to scrap a fall layout. Did you know Want2scrap has templates now? I was lucky enough to be able to with the brick stencil and use the awesome new line from Quick Quotes called Sheer Joy.


I want to explain to you how I used the brick stencil in reverse as I did in the corners of my layout. First I took some gesso and using and old plastic card spread it all over the stencil.


Then lay the stencil in the area you wish to have the bricks. Very carefully take a piece of scrap paper and lay it on the stencil and press very gently.



And this is a close up of what it looks like, I did not want perfect bricks and I love how it looks.


I also used the stencil on a piece of paper I tore and distressed with Quick Quotes Powderpuff ink. The using the brick stencil and the plastic card spread it on the scrap piece of paper being careful not to go over the ends of the paper. Adding the Want2Scrap white pearls looks great against the Quick Quotes Sheer Joy paper.



Quick Quotes Products:
Sheer Joy 300 (coming soon)
Sheer Joy Die Cut Stickers (coming soon)
Dream Big 200 (coming soon)
Quick Quotes Bag o chips Fall Leaves
Cracklin Rose 6x6 Paper Pad
Powderpuff Chalk Ink - Mango Mai Tai
Powderpuff Chalk Ink - Mocha Mama
Powderpuff Chalk Ink - Lemonade
Beautiful Life 300

Want2Scrap Products:
Want2Scrap Decorative Pin
Want2Scrap Frilly Florish Swirl - White pearls
Want2Scrap Stencil Brick

Other Products:
Petaloo butterfly
Gesso

Thanks so much for stopping on over to the blog today!
~ Donna
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Saturday, September 13, 2014

My Girl with Susie

Hello and welcome to the blog! We are so excited to be doing a month long feature with our friends at Want2Scrap this month.

It's Susie hosting the blog today with a layout featuring the Dream Big collection and some goodies from Want2Scrap! The colors in this collection were a perfect match for my daughter's school picture!  So happy!

 
I started by tracing a tag from my stash onto Dream Big 400 so that the stripes ran diagonally.


Next I reached for the Chevron Stencil from Want2Scrap and the Carribean Blue PowderPuff Chalking Ink. I shifted the stencil after the first application of ink so that the pattern lined up to create a diamond lattice when I inked a second time.


I used a black pen to trace in some of those lines to highlight the shapes. I cut circles from the Dream Big 100 paper and trimmed it to match the edge of the tag - except for the one circle I left on the upper right!

I paper pieced the doll by stamping her on multiple papers; the main body is Dusty Road 400, the dress is Dream Big, and the sash and tiara are from Calypso 200.


I used Java Powderpuff Chalking Ink for her hair and created the band of jewels with the Want2Scrap 72 Count Orange Rhinestones.


I added a sentiment from the Sheer Joy Chipboard Die Cuts and dressed up one of the designs on the paper with Want2Scrap 72 Count Turquoise Rhinestones.


I love the 72 Count packages of bling from Want2Scrap because you get 4 different sizes of rhinestones in each pack! Here's another look at the finished tag.


To create the base of the layout, I started with black cardstock and layerd on the yellow side of Dream Big 300. I added a doily in the upper left corner of the layout.  Before I adhered it in place, I inked the edge with Carribean Blue and Orange Slice PowderPuff Chalking Inks.  The "Dream Big" banner is from Calypso 500.


The last thing I added was the title...a fun mix of dimensional alphas and little word stickers from my stash!


Quick Quotes Supplies:
Dream Big 100, 200, 300, 400
Sheer Joy Chipboard Die Cuts

Want2Scrap Supplies:

Other: Prima Julie Nutting Mixed Media Doll, Doily, Thickers, Washi Tape, Simple Stories Snap Flair - Icons, MME Tiny Word Stickers, Ribbon, Cardstock

Thanks for stopping by the Quick Quotes blog and I hope you find some time to play today!
Susie
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Friday, September 12, 2014

Moments with Jen

Hi everyone! I had a lot of fun mixing both the Quick Quotes and Want 2 Scrap items together on this particular layout. I used the Serendipity paper line and inked the edges of my papers with Baja Blue PowderPuff Chalking Ink.


I then decided to mimic the brick pattern that is on the horizontal paper strip. I placed the brick Stencil onto my background sheet and filled in the bricks using Coconut White PowderPuff Chalking Ink. The white ink really popped on the dark background!
 
As I reached the top of the page, I slightly faded the brick pattern by applying less ink.

 

I then pop dotted a title from the Serendipity Words and Phrases Strip. I added the Fancy That! Bling Border above and below the title to make it really stand out.

Quick Quotes Items Used:
Serendipity 100
 
Other Items Used:
We Are Memory Keepers – Corner Punch
 
Thanks so much for stopping on over to the blog today!
~ Jen

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Thursday, September 11, 2014

Cards Inspiration with Dana

Hi Quick Quotes fans, Dana here today sharing a card that I created with the gorgeous Sheer Joy Collection, which I think is just perfect for fall, and some fantastic Want2Scrap products.


I selected the Sheer Joy 700 patterned paper for the base of my card because I loved the soft script and flourish design. I repeated those design elements with the Want2Scrap White Pearl Frilly Flourish Swirl and the script sentiment on the piece of chipboard (Sheer Joy Chipboard Die Cuts). I added texture to my card base by using the Want2Scrap Chevron Stencil with whipped spackle.


I wanted to play up the music theme so I embossed a piece of cardstock with a music note embossing folder, lightly sanded the top to highlight the musical score and then inked the edges with Rusty Nail PowderPuff Chalking Ink. If you're looking for a vibrant burnt orange ink to add to your collection, you're going to want to pick this shade up from the Quick Quotes Store!


I wanted to add a touch of shimmer to my card, so I embossed some Fall Leaves with gold embossing enamel.

Quick Quotes Supplies:
Sheer Joy 700
Sheer Joy Chipboard Die Cuts
Bag o' Chips - Fall Leaves
Khaki PowderPuff Chalking Ink
Rusty Nail PowderPuff Chalking Ink

Want2Scrap Supplies:
Frilly Flourish Swirl - White Pearls
72 Count Self-Adhesive Pearls - LaCreme
Chevron Stencil

Thanks for stopping by today!
~Dana

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Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Quick Quotes and Want2Scrap with Barb!

Hello! And Happy Wednesday! Barb here to host the blog today!

I was one happy girl when I found out that we were going to have a chance to work with Want2Scrap products right along with our Quick Quotes Products! What a fabulous combination!!

 
The Dream Big line was fabulous for my layout about my daughter following her dreams! I love the starburst pattern! 


I seriously use Quick Quotes PowderPuff chalking Ink for all of my layouts! On this layout, I used the Caribbean Blue Ink on the flowers! I also love the chipboard die-cuts from Quick Quotes! This quote is so perfect for my girl!


And now for all the fun Want2Scrap bling!! I used the Silver Frilly Flourish Swirl across the bottom of the layout and accented it with flowers. I then used the Say it with Pearls (LeCreme) and Say it with Bling (Turquoise) for the centers of my flowers and fun little drops of bling around them!

Quick Quotes Products Used:
Patterned Paper: Dream Big
PowderPuff Chalking Ink: Caribbean Blue, Midnight Confessions, Blue Lagoon
Chipboard Die-Cuts: Sheer Joy

Want2Scrap Products Used: 
Say it with Bling: Turquoise
Say it with Pearls: LeCreme
Frilly Flourish Swirl: Silver

Other Products Used:
Cardstock: American Crafts
Flowers: Prima
Stickers: American Crafts, Carta Bella

Thank you Want2Scrap for letting me "play" with these fun products!!
~ Barb
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Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Quick Quotes and Want2Scrap with Cathy!

Hi Quick Quotes Fans! Cathy here today to host the blog for you.

I have a layout to share created with the gorgeous new Dream Big Collection and some beautiful Want2Scrap embellishments...the perfect combination. Really, this layout was no work at all, it fell together quickly with the beautiful photo and the patterned papers and embellishments did the rest of the work!


The Want2Scrap embellishments bring out this little beauty's eyes and her pretty little head band! I loved using these pearls and rhinestones. The Want2Scrap Frilly Flourish Swirl was so easy to apply...no tangles whatsoever. Gotta love that!

Quick Quotes Supplies
Dream Big Patterned Paper (coming soon)
Dream Big Chipboard (coming soon)

Want2Scrap Store
Frilly Flourish Swirl-White Pearl
72 Count Turquoise Rhinestones-Self Adhesive

Thanks for stopping on over to the blog today!
~ Cathy
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Monday, September 8, 2014

Paradise Page with Thandar!

Hello Everybody, I am very excited to share with you a project featuring both Quick Quotes and Want2Scrap products on this layout.
 
We have recently went to Hawaii trip and had such a great time. I just had to make a layout using a picture we have taken with this beautiful sunset background.
 
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The "Dream Big" paper collection is perfect for just that. Not only the papers are gorgeous, the coordinating bling and crystals from Want2Scrap just add cream of the crop!
 
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I have filmed a tutorial on how I have created this layout. Hope you enjoy my tutorial!!!


Quick Quotes Supplies Used
Dream Big Paper Collection- Coming Soon

Want2Scrap Supplies Used
Amber Rhinestones
Endless Wave Bling Border Silver Rhinestone Swirls

Thanks so much to Want2Scrap for partnering with us and providing their lovely products!
~ Thandar
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